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How Much Faster Can You Stop With Disc Brakes?

– [Dan] Disc brakes really divide opinion amongst cyclists. What you’ll generally find is that people who’ve used them will rave about them, whilst those that haven’t will simply say that they’re unnecessary. Now, what we can say is that, given that we’ve ridden and raced on rim brakes for many years, they’re certainly not […]

Top 10 Tips For Cycling In The Rain

There are three main problems with riding in wet weather — getting cold, getting chafed, and staying upright. So here are 10 tips which should keep you comfortable and keep you riding. [Music] Now you can wear as many layers as you’d like to protect yourself from the rain, but there is always going to […]

Top 10 Cycling Insults

– [Matt] As we know, cycling has its own rich lexicon. Words with etymologies built over decades. This expansive vocabulary extends to a wealth of insults too, some of which we have listed here. And they’re just about fit for family viewing. You need to harden up mate. Glass cranker! – [Si] Amateur! – Top […]

How To Wear Your Helmet Like A Pro

As you know, the cycle helmets of today have come a long, long way since the old leather three-bars of yesteryear. But for the most part helmets now are light, cool, aerodynamic, and stylish. Pro, in fact. Have you ever thought about the way you wear your helmet? The dos, the don’ts, the how-tos. Whether […]

Are Wheels The Best Upgrade You Can Make To Your Bike?

Talk to an experienced cyclist about upgrading your bike, and I’m fairly sure they would tell you that the most important thing you can do is to change the wheels. The theory goes that a lighter set of wheels will transform the way your bike rides and unlock new levels of performance no matter what’s […]

9 Ways To Upgrade Your Road Bike Without Spending Any Money

For many of us upgrading our bikes is one of the enjoyable parts of cycling But have you ever thought about a number of ways which you can upgrade your bike and your ride without spending any money at all Seriously, I think for most of us there is some degree of optimization. We can […]

How To Pedal | Cycling Technique

Peddling is easy isn’t it you learn to ride a bike and it becomes very instinctive very quickly But what is it that pros do it takes pedaling to an art form [how] do they look so bloomin smooth? Well, here are few tips [you] will get you pedaling like a pro First up. We’re […]